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Keith A. Brueckner

"In 1959, Roger Revelle appointed Keith Brueckner as a professor of physics for the new campus of the University of California, San Diego. As the founding chairman of the Physics Department, Brueckner played a key role in recruiting science faculty for the new School of Science and Engineering, originally planned as a graduate school." He was informed by the department of defense in hiring these early professors.

Taxonomy education » engineering » research
NRHP classification individual-person
Lat / Lng 32.882183, -117.240257
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  1. Register of the Administrative Records of Keith A. Brueckner
  2. Oral History Transcript - Keith Brueckner
Entry updated: 2012-03-03 07:40:18